Variables

Bar Code: 2374

  


Description: The Variables Module introduces students tothe concept of a variable. Students identify variables, controlvariables, and conduct controlled experiments using a variety ofmultivariable systems: pendulums, airplanes, boats, andcatapults.

Inventory:

1 drawer of materials:

  1. Aluminum foil
  2. 10 corks
  3. 100 6 oz paper cups
  4. Duct tape
  5. Fishing line
  6. 8 plastic flipper angle braces
  7. 8 wood flipper bases
  8. 2 hole punches
  9. 16 plastic plane hooks
  10. 16 plastic plane propellers
  11. 50 rubber bands
  12. 2 sheets course sandpaper
  13. 8 sponges
  14. 100 Popsicle sticks
  15. 100 Popsicle stick pieces
  16. 8 rubber stoppers
  17. 50 jumbo straws
  18. 50 super jumbo straws
  19. 2 balls of string
  20. 20 1 L zip bags
  21. Set of 12 of duplication masters
  22. Teacher guide
  23. Teacher preparation video

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URL: http://rpsec.usca.sc.edu/TravelingScience/variables.html(2002) 


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